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  • Housing projects recognised for excellence

    Housing projects recognised for excellence

    The Department has once again won multiple awards at the Urban Development Institute of Australia (WA) Awards for Excellence held on Saturday 30 August 2014.

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  • $1million funding for Fairbridge homes and jobs

    $1million funding for Fairbridge homes and jobs

    Housing Minister Bill Marmion opened the $500,000 refurbishment of Fairbridge’s historic Saumarez Cottage, providing eight supported accommodation units for young people in need.

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  • Epic Kimberley flood and bravery tale brought to book

    Epic Kimberley flood and bravery tale brought to book

    The 2011 deluge that nearly wiped out the remote East Kimberley township of Warmun has been commemorated in a limited-edition book, now available free to all in a digital edition.

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  • Realising a distant dream

    Realising a distant dream

    Growing up on various stations in remote WA, Evelyn never dreamed of home ownership but thanks to the Department’s East Kimberley Transitional Housing Program, she is now a proud new home owner.

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  • Epic tale of Warmun rebuilding now available online

    Epic tale of Warmun rebuilding now available online

    ​The 2011 flood that nearly wiped out the remote East Kimberley township of Warmun has been commemorated in a beautiful limited-edition book that has now been made available free to everyone online.

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  • Top architecture award for Bunbury development

    Top architecture award for Bunbury development

    The Department’s Victoria Street development in Bunbury has been recognised in the recent 2014 WA Architecture Awards.

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  • Pioneering housing project bound for success

    Pioneering housing project bound for success

    A pioneering modular Department of Housing project in Perth’s southern suburbs will deliver 77 high-quality, affordable apartments towards the end of 2014.

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  • Newman service worker units boost affordable housing options

    Newman service worker units boost affordable housing options

    Regional Development Minister Terry Redman and Housing Minister Bill Marmion today opened 10 rental units in Newman, increasing affordable housing options for service workers in the town.

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  • Osprey Village a major boost for affordable Pilbara housing

    Osprey Village a major boost for affordable Pilbara housing

    Osprey Village in South Hedland was officially opened today, with more than 120 households already occupying the 293-unit community.

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  • Modular housing milestones for Perth projects

    Modular housing milestones for Perth projects

    A pioneering demonstration of modular housing planned for the northern suburbs’ Banksia Grove estate will deliver 20 affordable modular homes in the next stage of the development.

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